Faith in the Bay gives an extra big shout out to Mary Mary for racking up an unprecedented six Stellar Award nominations for 2012. With a message that reaches even those on the fringes of faith, they continue to spread God’s word through their urban contemporary sound.
The dynamic duo of sisters Erica and Tina Campbell, have been nominated in the following categories for the 2012 Stellar Awards to be held in Nashville, Tennessee on January 14, 2012 : Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year, Group/Duo of the Year, Artist of the Year, Contemporary CD of the Year, Urban/Inspirational Single of the Year, and CD of the Year.
To add to their success, Mary Mary is kicking off their “Have a Mary Mary Christmas” tour! Folks on the East Coast and Midwest will miss out on this tour, as Erica and Warren Cambell have a new addition on the way. If the concert is anything like their 2006 album release, A Mary Mary Christmas, these series of concerts will be sure to bring the spirit of Christ and His birth to all attendees!
Kicking off Dec 8th – tour dates are listed below:
- December 8: Austin, Texas (ACL Live at The Moody Theater)
- December 9: Houston, Texas (Arena Theater)
- December 10: Dallas, Texas (Winspear Opera House at AT&T Performing Arts Center)
- December 11: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (Douglass high School Auditorium)
- December 15: Las Vegas, Nevada (The Pearl)
- December 16: Los Angeles, California (Saban Theater)
- December 17: Oakland, California (Paramount Theater)
- December 18: Seattle, Washington (Admiral Theater)
[div class=”alert” class2=”icon”]UPDATED 12/6: The Mary Mary Christmas Tour has been canceled. We at Faith in the Bay send our thoughts and prayers to Erica Campbell, who is in the late stages of her pregnancy [/div]
Barry S. Reed, Jr.
, a replanted Bay Area native, describes himself as a contemporary traditionalist a.k.a “The Last of the Old School.” Follow him on Twitter at @BarrySReedJr